Autism: Top 3 Tips for Diet & Nutrition
What are some of the symptoms of autism?If you've been noticing a lack of social, behavioral, and/or communication skills in your child, you might be wondering if it's Autism. Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex neuro-developmental disorder that is characterized by repetitive behavior, difficulty in social situations, trouble communicating verbally and non-verbally, and motor coordination. According to Autism Speaks, autism affects over three million individuals in the U.S. and is more prevalent in males than females. Unfortunately, there is no known cure for autism, but there are ways to help ease symptoms, including diet and therapy. What are three tips in regards to diet and nutrition? President and Chairman of the Autism Hope Alliance, Kristin Selby Gonzalez, shares the three tips on diet and nutrition if you have a child with autism.